Carrie Brownstein Girlfriend, Dating, Gay or Lesbian, Parents, Net Worth

By Ravi Lama | Updated On: 04 May, 2018
Carrie Brownstein Girlfriend, Dating, Gay or Lesbian, Parents, Net Worth

Quick Information

Date of Birth September 27, 1974
Age 46 Years 6 Month(s)
Nationality American
Profession Musician
Marital Status Single
Husband/Spouse Not Known
Divorced Not Yet
Gay/Lesbian No
Net Worth $3 million
Ethnicity White
Height 5 Feet 5 Inches (1.65 m)


Carrie Brownstein is recognized as a singer and guitarist of the rock band 'Sleater-Kinney' and 'White Flag.' But, more than that she has got the limelight in the industry after getting linked with beautiful ladies. Well, Carrie became a household name, when she portrayed a character in Portlandia. The multitalented star is also a comedian and a writer.

Is Carries Gay Or Lesbian? 

Though information about Carrie's present relationship is unknown, back in 90's, she was in a relationship with Corin Tucker. Carrie and her band partner Corin Tucker first met at the Evergreen State College back in 1995. 

The two then dated briefly during the start of their band but ended their relationship without creating a buzz in the industry. Carrie hasn't mentioned the reason behind her break-up with Corin. But she still shares a friendly relationship with Corin and posts pictures on her Instagram.

Carrie said that she didn't know if she was gay, but dating Corin was just something that had happened. She also admitted that she wasn't ready to acknowledge her identity yet to the public. She also claimed that it was unfair to get a label of lesbian because she hasn't discovered her sexuality yet.

Carrie Brownstein with Corin Tucker on 23 January 2017 (Photo: Instagram)

Carrie has been seen cozying with an enormous number of girls. During the summer of 2015, she made the headlines when the rumors of her dating Taylor Schilling surfaced in tabloids. They reportedly dated after having a strong friendship. However, Taylor slammed the rumors and stated that she doesn't like dating. In June 2016, she gave an interview with PEOPLE and said, 

 “I’m not in a relationship, but if I were, I would be quite joyful, no matter who it was,” 

Then On 27 September 2016, Carrie and Abbi Jacobson were supposed to be more than a friend when Abbi posted the photo of Carrie with a dog on Instagram wishing her on birthday. Carrie was seen spending time with Abbi Jacobson's dog

Carrie dates many ladies from the industry, but she is yet to welcome spouse in her life. In spite of her celebrity status, she is yet to make an official announcement about her girlfriend.

How Much Is Carrie's Net Worth?

Well, not just a musician, she is also a model and comedian. With her talent in the different field, Carrie has accumulated her net worth of $3 Million from her career. At the age of 15, Carrie stepped into music revolution when she first started playing guitar. Later, she formed the band Excuse 17 while she was attending The Evergreen State College. 

She has released eight albums till now starting from the album Excuse Seventeen. However, Carrie had her hit album named Dig Me Out published in 1997. Also, her album named One Beat in 2002 claimed the second spot on the Heatseekers Albums chart.

Besides singing, Carrie had appeared in numerous movies and TV series like Portlandia, Don't Worry, and He Won't Get Far on Foot in 2018.

Glance At Family

Carrie was born to a Jewish family. When Carrie was 14 years old, her father, corporate lawyer in a profession, and mother, a teacher, got divorced. During Carrie's young age, her mother suffered from the eating disorder called anorexia.

She mentioned her father as a mystery man who had cancer. Not only that, the man with a shy personality had to struggle with the homosexuality when Carrie was in her mid-20s. Further, Carrie on her tweet back on 7 November 2012 mentioned that her gay father is set to have same-sex marriage and she was proud of that.

Short Bio

Born on 27 September 1974, Carrie Rachel Brownstein was raised by her father in Redmond, Washington, US. With the height of 1.65 meters (5' 5''), she has body measurement of 35-25-33 inches. Carrie completed her graduation in sociolinguistics from The Evergreen State College. The American musician belongs to Ashkenazi Jewish ethnicity.